Emily Franchett is a research coordinator with the LEAPS-NCHD Program at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. Prior to joining the LEAPS team, Emily worked in community-based programming in Albania and supported an impact evaluation of a home-visiting program in Rwanda. She has also studied public health challenges in Ghana and Morocco. Her research interests are around promotion of child and youth development among vulnerable populations. Emily holds an S.M. in Global Health & Population from Harvard and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan.